U.S. Route 62 traffic signals at Salem to be upgraded
New Philadelphia, Ohio (Wednesday, November 14, 2012) – Work will begin Monday, November 19th, on the traffic signals at two U.S. Route 62 intersections at Salem in Columbiana County.
The U.S. 62 traffic signals at State Routes 45 and 14 will be upgraded, including replacement of the signal, sign and lighting hardware.
Traffic will be maintained with flaggers.
ODOT’s contractor for this $332,682 project is Cornerstone Electric Inc., from Salem, Ohio, and the completion date is May 2013.
Ohio’s highways are essential to keeping and creating new jobs. With a mission to provide easy movement of people and goods from place to place, the Ohio Department of Transportation (ODOT) is responsible for maintaining one of the largest transportation networks in the nation. Guided by ethical principles and accountability, ODOT works to improve safety, enhance travel and advance economic development. As a $2.8 billion enterprise, the department wisely invests in its core services of snow and ice removal, annual construction program and highway maintenance operations.
For more information contact:
Becky Giauque \Jee-awg\, Public Information Officer, at (330) 308-3949
or email D11.PIO@dot.state.oh.us